Queen Mary University of London

Course Introduction

This MSc programme covers the following topics: fundamentals of human physiology; ethics and regulatory affairs in the biomedical field; medical imaging modalities and digital signal processing, their uses and challenges; analysis and design of instrumentation electronics present in a wide range of medical devices; instrumentation and technologies used for clinical measurements; design, analysis and evaluation of critical systems in the context of clinical monitoring, including safety; origin of biological electricity, measurement of bioelectric signals, principles of bioelectric stimulation, and their applications.

Applications are welcome from students with a background in Engineering or e programme is a joint effort of the School of Engineering and Materials Science and the School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science. It has strong roots within the well-recognised expertise of academics from the two Schools that deliver the lectures, who have international standing in cutting-edge research on Imaging and Instrumentation. This fact ensures that the programme is delivered with the highest standards in the field. The students also benefit from access to state-of-the-art facilities and instrumentation while undertaking their research e programme is designed with a careful balance of diversified learning components, such that, on completion of their studies, the postgraduates acquire extensive knowledge and skills that make them able to undertake careers in a wide range of professional ambits within the biomedical field, including health care services, industry and scientific research.

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Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
1 year
Full Time
MSc £9,250 Home Fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc £9,250 European Fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc £19,500 Overseas Fees

Qualifications required:

  • Domestic entry requirements: Students need to have a undergraduate degree (minimum good second class honours or equivalent) in Engineering, Mathematics, or equivalent. Each application is individually assessed.
  • International entry requirements: Students need to have an IELTS score of 6.5.
  • IELTS score: 6.5